Israeli Politicians Spar Over Surrogacy For Same-Sex Couples

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This past Monday, a heated debate in Israel’s Knesset centered around whether to allow members of the LGBT community to produce children via surrogacy. There was much bickering back and forth with homophobic statements and pro gay rebuttals. Moti Yogev, photo credit SHAHAR AZRAN The Jerusalem post reports that at present, the surrogacy law prepared […]

Parties representing majority of Israelis vie for LGBT vote

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Representatives from Likud, Zionist Union, Yesh Atid, Kulanu, Meretz, admit they have differing degrees of devotion to this issue. Representatives from five parties that according to the last Jerusalem Post poll, will represent over half the next Knesset, sent representatives to brandish their pro-LGBT credentials at the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Jaffa on Sunday. Representatives […]

Israel: 70% Support Equality for LGBT Community

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According to Haaretz new poll, Israel’s broad public strongly supports gay rights – about 70% would like to see LGBT equality – but only 8% of Haredim back full equality. Poll shows extreme gap between the public and the Knesset opinions. The Ministerial Committee for Legislation will debate several bills Sunday that were initiated by Yesh […]